Illustrator Jeff Easley
Author Sharyn McCrumb
“Young Man, That is an Out-of-Period Weapon!”
Only one person could vouch for Appin Dungannon’s famous last words and that was his killer. The great chronicler of the fantasy adventures of the noble Viking warrior Tratyn Runewind was suddenly no more. He looked much the same as usual: bulging piggy eyes, gargoyle face, a boozy pallor. But he was dead–a bullet through his heart and a spilled bottle of scotch at his side. The printer continued to spit out the final chapter of his last best-seller.
But who hated him enough to kill him? The answer: Practically everybody. Continue reading